The four 16 gauge conductors, enclosed in a flat, white casing are a clean and unobtrusive way to replace the existing damaged or corroded circuit. It is also the correct choice for upgrading a mast originally equipped with only an anchor light or perhaps a steaming_light
. Simply lead this cable inside the boat, tucked in neatly into the top corner, forward of the main bulkhead
. On a Catalina 22 it hides nicely just forward of the privacy curtain track. It provides all the circuits you need for a deck light, steaming light, and masthead anchor light.
Our marine grade wire is both larger and has finer strands than automotive wire. Automotive is up to 12% smaller than marine. Marine wire lasts longer, is easier to route, and carries more electrical current than automotive wire.